Prague Religious Studies School Trips & Tours
The wonderful medieval and baroque townscapes of this beautiful city have been the backdrop to some of the great events of history. As well as this, Prague is one of the major centres of Judaism where a Jewish community can trace its roots for a thousand years making this historic city a wondeful destination for your religious studies school tour.
Our sample itinerary provides you with an idea of the visits you can cover during your trip. We can tailor-make an itinerary to support your specific learning outcomes.
|1||Daytime flight from Ireland & transfer to accommodation, check-in assistance from local Representative. Met by your Guide Lecturer||Explore Wenceslas Square & the Old Town Square||Introductory talk on 'Prague & the Holocaust'|
|2||Guided walking tour of Prague Castle district||Guided walking tour of Josefov & the old Jewish cemetery||Boat Cruise|
|3||Coach excursion to Terezín||Return to Prague for free time in city centre||Folklore show with dinner|
|4||Last minute shopping & sightseeing||Transfer to airport for return flight to Ireland|
|Morning||Daytime flight from Ireland & transfer to accommodation, check-in assistance from local Representative. Met by your Guide Lecturer|
|Afternoon||Explore Wenceslas Square & the Old Town Square|
|Evening||Introductory talk on 'Prague & the Holocaust'|
|Morning||Guided walking tour of Prague Castle district|
|Afternoon||Guided walking tour of Josefov & the old Jewish cemetery|
|Morning||Coach excursion to Terezín|
|Afternoon||Return to Prague for free time in city centre|
|Evening||Folklore show with dinner|
|Morning||Last minute shopping & sightseeing|
|Afternoon||Transfer to airport for return flight to Ireland|
Walking Tour of Prague
A half day tour of Prague on foot and public transport with your local guide will cover all the major historical sites of the city: Old Town Square, Charles Bridge, Malá Strana (including Church of St Mikulas) and the Castle District.
The Jewish District of Josefov
Explore the centre of Jewish Prague prior to 1939 and one of the best preserved Jewish districts in Central Europe. Sights include the Old Jewish Cemetery, where over 100,000 people are buried and the Jewish Museum.
Old Jewish Cemetery
Europe’s oldest surviving Jewish cemetery and one of the most impressive sights in Prague, located in Josefov, the former Jewish district. There are over 12,000 gravestones and more than 100,000 people are buried here.
Prague’s main boulevard and a regular parade ground for numerous organisations and political parties, including the November 1989 protest meetings, which led to the Velvet Revolution and the end of communist rule in Czechoslovakia.
The largest medieval castle complex in Europe and one of the most impressive collections of buildings in the city. Today, it is the seat of the President of the Czech Republic, serving as the historical and political centre of both city and state.
We offer flights from a variety of departure airports and we’ll work with you to plan your route at the best value possible.
Giving you full support throughout
Before your tour
- Your own dedicated NST contact
- Bespoke tour itineraries
- Unrivalled local knowledge & expertise
- Curriculum linked visit programmes
- Great value for money - no hidden costs
- Free group leader inspection visits
- Risk assessment guidance
- Safety assured, transport, accommodation and visits
Whilst you're away
- Free educational resources
- Group-friendly accommodation
- Exceptional standards of coaching
- On-tour support from our reps on the ground
- Support & assistance from our specialists guides throughout your tour
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On your return
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Visit before you go
Enjoy a two night complimentary B&B stay for two people in your group’s chosen accommodation before your trip. This offer does not include flights. Find out more.